Accident Beechcraft 99 Airliner N699CA, Wednesday 11 February 1987
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Date:Wednesday 11 February 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft 99 Airliner
Owner/operator:Catskill Airways
Registration: N699CA
MSN: U-114
Total airframe hrs:35195 hours
Engine model:P&W PT6A-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Oneonta Municipal Airport, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-La Guardia Airport, NY (LGA/KLGA)
Destination airport:Oneonta Municipal Airport, NY
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A Beechcraft 99, operated by Catskill Airways, sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Oneonta, NY.
The flight was uneventful until its arrival at Oneonta Municipal Airport. The aircraft landed 10 feet short of runway 24 in one foot of snow. The left main landing gear collapsed, the propeller struck the runway and the aircraft veered off the left side of the runway into a snow bank, collapsing the landing gear.

Probable cause:
altitude..misjudged..pilot in command
distance..misjudged..pilot in command
airspeed..misjudged..pilot in command

Contributing Factors:
terrain condition..snow covered
landing gear,main gear..overload
landing gear,nose gear..overload

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: NYC87FA085
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 2 months
Download report: Final report




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